| By Margaret Cornelius, Nicolas Gatti, Peter Goldsmith, Edward Martey

Guest Commentary- Addressing the barriers to soybean production in Africa

High input costs and lack of access to credit prevent smallholder farmers from investing in their soybean crops. Barriers such as these have kept soybean yields low in Africa. The Feed the Future Soybean Innovation Lab is working to address them through incremental input bundles. 

| By Glen Hartman, Nicole Lee, Andrew Margenot, Harun Murithi

Guest Commentary- Maximizing the Yield Potential of Soybean in Africa

Soybean production in Africa represents one percent of global production. Bundled inputs and diagnostic guides for pests and diseases can help farmers on the continent maximize their yields.